Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District
GARY | A failed inspection on Wednesday on the elevator and escalator that take passengers up to the South Shore platform at the Gary Metro Center station forced both to be taken out of service indefinitely, making the station inaccessible to disabled commuters.
The view west from the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District's Dune Park station. "Support expansion of the South Shore commuter rail lines" ranked fourth on the One Region list of priorities, with 10 percent of participants in a recent summit voting for it.
The problem of updating a South Shore commuter railroad built for the Northwest Indiana of 100 years ago was once again tackled by transit promoters on Tuesday.
U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, called on state legislators Thursday to help find a solution to funding the South Shore extension, if not all the way to Lowell, then at least to Dyer.
As a young child, Greg Wiseman had the world in his view.
The Region Stop Team is a good approach to law enforcement in Lake County. This new initiative pools police resources to improve efficiency.
John Parsons, Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District assistant director, talks about the new $4.1 million Dune Park station high-level boarding platform. The east portion of the platform will open in August. It should make boarding trains easier and swifter for riders on the South…
The South Shore commuter railroad plans to open the east portion of its new high-level boarding platform at the Dune Park station by late August.
Almost half of South Shore commuter train riders would like to see alcohol prohibited on cars and 79 percent would like to see rush hour "quiet cars" where cell phone chats and noisy electronic devices are prohibited.
MICHIGAN CITY | South Shore train service between Michigan City and South Bend is expected to resume Monday, officials said.
The South Shore Line will continue busing passengers Friday between its Michigan City and South Bend stations because of damage to a railroad bridge in Hudson Lake.
EAST CHICAGO | Two local men were arrested Tuesday night after causing a drunken scene on a South Shore commuter train, police said.
The operator of the South Shore commuter railroad is preparing to have its say before a legislative committee that could recommend big changes for Indiana's only commuter rail operation.
INDIANAPOLIS | State lawmakers this summer will review possible expansion plans for the South Shore Line and consider changes to the membership of its operating board, under a measure signed into law last week by Republican Gov. Mike Pence.
The town of Porter, often referred to as "the missing link" of the regional trail system, is positioned to open three connector paths that will link Porter County towns and cities to neighboring counties and neighboring states. These newly minted trails will make Porter more accessible to su…
The Dunes Kankakee Trail runs north-south along Ind. 49 from Indiana Dunes State Park to the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District's bridge at the Dune Park station on U.S. 12.
MICHIGAN CITY | The South Shore Line is operated by Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District and runs between downtown Chicago and the South Bend Regional Airport.
INDIANAPOLIS | State lawmakers would be required to examine the future of the South Shore Line and its operating board under legislation approved Monday by the Indiana Senate.
The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District board of trustees hopes a new strategic business plan will benefit House Bill 1450, legislation the General Assembly will look at during summer session on how the NICTD is governed.
INDIANAPOLIS | The future of the South Shore Line and its governing board would be the topic of a General Assembly study this summer under legislation approved Tuesday by the Indiana House.
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